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Dubai: Metropolis in United Arab Emirates
Dubai is the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the capital of the Emirate of Dubai.

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Global startup queen Joy Ajlouny reveals how entrepreneurs can make their millions [Video]

Global startup queen Joy Ajlouny reveals how entrepreneurs can make their millions

Dubai-based serial entrepreneur, Joy Ajlouny, is a self-proclaimed ‘bull in a china shop’.View on euronews

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British artist in Dubai creates record-breaking artwork [Video]

British artist in Dubai creates record-breaking artwork

In this week's Cult, Jane Witherspoon speaks to the British artist in Dubai who has been creating record-breaking artwork whilst in lockdown.View on euronews

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Lifting lockdowns, innovating against COVID and staycation trends [Video]

Lifting lockdowns, innovating against COVID and staycation trends

Business Line looks at why ending lockdown in the UK may not save some businesses; a Dubai-based initiative to help innovators get their COVID-fighting technologies to market; and, how an unexpected..

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Astrologers marvel at rare annular eclipse in Dubai [Video]

Astrologers marvel at rare annular eclipse in Dubai

Astrologers marvel at a rare spectacle that will not appear for another 14 years. For over 2 hours the Moon blocked the Earth's direct view of the Sun. View on euronews

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Zoom meetings, Uber Eats and home workouts: ‘Lockdown’ life in Dubai [Video]

Zoom meetings, Uber Eats and home workouts: ‘Lockdown’ life in Dubai

Zoom meetings, Uber Eats and home workouts: ‘Lockdown’ life in Dubai

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Innovating out of lockdown [Video]

Innovating out of lockdown

From disinfecting Dubai's streets with drones to sanitizing gates, Sci-tech explores some of the innovative technological solutions being employed in the UAE to combat COVID-19. View on euronews

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"This is insane" Supercar Blondie's F1 crash course [Video]

"This is insane" Supercar Blondie's F1 crash course

Adventures joins social media star, Supercar Blondie, to test drive an F1 racing car in Dubai. View on euronews

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WHO Cheif says the greatest threat during the pandemic is "lack of global solidarity" [Video]

WHO Cheif says the greatest threat during the pandemic is "lack of global solidarity"

The greatest threat from the Covid-19 pandemic is not the coronavirus itself but a "lack of global solidarity" in confronting it, the World Health Organization chief warned on Monday. Tedros Adhanom..

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Watch: Dubai observes solar eclipse [Video]

Watch: Dubai observes solar eclipse

A rare celestial event, annular solar eclipse observed in United Arab Emirates's Dubai on June 21. This annular solar eclipse is popularly known as the 'ring of fire' eclipse. The eclipse begins as the..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:17Published
La Mer: Dubai's bohemian beachfront [Video]

La Mer: Dubai's bohemian beachfront

Postcards heads down to La Mer, Dubai's newest beachfront development to check out the vintage-style beach huts, water sports, restaurants, bars, fashion stores and street art.

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Zimbabwean firm rolls into global cigar market [Video]

Zimbabwean firm rolls into global cigar market

A recently launched business is hoping to capitalize on Zimbabwe's famed tobacco to take on established players in the global cigar market. David Doyle reports.

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Delicious, nutritious and underrated: top Dubai chef on why beetroot is best [Video]

Delicious, nutritious and underrated: top Dubai chef on why beetroot is best

Delicious, nutritious and underrated: top Dubai chef on why beetroot is best

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Humanitarian hub plays key role in COVID-19 response [Video]

Humanitarian hub plays key role in COVID-19 response

Focus explores Dubai's International Humanitarian City to see the vital role it is playing in the response to COVID-19 and other humanitarian crisis. View on euronews

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Dubai hotel turns bedrooms into working spaces [Video]

Dubai hotel turns bedrooms into working spaces

The Rove Hotel in Dubai has transformed some of its bedrooms and restaurant into workspaces for people to book and work from in an effort to adapt their business model to the changes imposed by..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:58Published
U.S. airlines ramp up flights to the great outdoors [Video]

U.S. airlines ramp up flights to the great outdoors

Airlines from America to Australia are ramping up flights in June and July, with U.S. carriers targeting the great outdoors, boosting hopes for a pickup in tourist traffic even as global air travel..

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Vande Bharat Mission: 3 special flights from Dubai, Dhaka arrive in Gaya [Video]

Vande Bharat Mission: 3 special flights from Dubai, Dhaka arrive in Gaya

Three special flights carrying Indians from Dubai and Dhaka arrived at Gaya International airport. Necessary measures have been taken keeping in mind prevailing coronavirus conditions. Vande Bharat..

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Europe's tourist trade flickers back to life [Video]

Europe's tourist trade flickers back to life

Tourist sites and businesses around Europe and the Middle East are opening up again. How many tourists will turn up though, remains very uncertain. Julian Satterthwaite reports.

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Virtual reality gallery: Dubai art scene goes digital [Video]

Virtual reality gallery: Dubai art scene goes digital

Virtual reality gallery: Dubai art scene goes digital

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Vande Bharat Mission: 178 Indian nations arrive in Mangaluru from Dubai [Video]

Vande Bharat Mission: 178 Indian nations arrive in Mangaluru from Dubai

The second evacuation special flight arrived in Mangaluru from Dubai. 178 passengers were evacuated under Vande Bharat mission. Passengers were seen wearing masks and following precautionary measures..

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Vande Bharat Mission: Air India's special flight arrives in Kochi from Dubai [Video]

Vande Bharat Mission: Air India's special flight arrives in Kochi from Dubai

An Air India Express special flight landed at Cochin International Airport in Kerala's Kochi. The flight carrying around 181 passengers came from Dubai. Repatriation flight of Air India came on May 16...

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:22Published
Porsches, popcorn and social distancing at Dubai drive-in cinema [Video]

Porsches, popcorn and social distancing at Dubai drive-in cinema

With cinemas closed and social distancing mandatory in the United Arab Emirates, Vox cinemas has turned a shopping mall rooftop into an outdoor drive-in cinema.

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Covid-19: Indian dozes off at Dubai airport, misses repatriation flight

A 53-year-old Indian worker in the UAE has missed a special repatriation flight after he dozed off at the Dubai International Airport, a media report said. P Shajahan, who worked as a storekeeper in..
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Vande Bharat Mission: India to operate 9 more flights to evacuate stranded citizens from UAE

India will operate nine more flights on Friday to evacuate its citizens stranded in the UAE due to the travel restrictions imposed in view of the coronavirus pandemic. Air India Express will operate..
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AI seeks UAE nod for Vande flights to bring Indians back

Air India Express has sought clearance from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to fly Indians working in Dubai, who had returned home, from India on the India-Dubai leg of Vande Bharat Mission (VBM)..
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Dubai opens up for residency visa holders from today

Dubai, among the biggest magnets for Indian globetrotters, will conditionally reopen its doors for tourists from July 7 and will allow foreign nationals holding residency visas issued in Dubai to..
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Solar Eclipse 2020: First glimpses of Surya Grahan in Mumbai, Delhi, Jammu & Kashmir

After Dubai, Mumbai, Delhi and Jammu Kashmir have got the first glimpses of the 'annual solar eclipse'
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Two Indian workers from Telugu states die of Covid-19 in Dubai


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Dubai's Arabtec cuts 3,300 jobs - sources

Dubai's Arabtec Holding has laid off 3,000 manual workers in the last two months and 300 staff, sources close the matter said, as the region's largest listed contractor buckles under the strain of the..
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Kerala engineer dies in Dubai just a month after repatriating pregnant wife to India

Chandran, who was a mechanical engineer used to work at a construction firm in Dubai.
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Iranian wedding party fuelled new COVID-19 surge, President Rouhani says

DUBAI (Reuters)- - A wedding party contributed to a new surge in coronavirus infections in Iran, President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday but insisted the country had no option but to keep its economy..
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Dubai to reopen malls and private businesses

Dubai will allow the full reopening of malls and private businesses starting on Wednesday, its media office said, after the gleaming United Arab Emirates business hub began easing restrictions last..
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Dubai reopens four beaches and major parks to public starting Friday

Dubai announced it will reopen 4 beaches and major parks as well the Dubai Frame architectural landmark for the general public starting on Friday, the Dubai media office announced in a statement.
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Dubai hits the ski slope as coronavirus restrictions lift

Adnan Mayasi's first move after Dubai lifted coronavirus restrictions on leisure activities was to hit the emirate's indoor ski slope - with the added protection of surgical mask and plastic gloves.
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Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal flags off pumpkin consignment to Dubai


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Lockdown effect: 99 Indian workers from Telangana without work and accommodation forced to live under trees in Sharjah and Dubai

During Covid lockdown, 99 Indian workers from Telangana pushed out of their jobs and having no accommodation too are taking refuge under trees and under construction buildings in Sharjah Industrial..
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Supreme Court awards Rs 7.6 crore relief to family of Mangaluru crash victim

The Supreme Court has enhanced the compensation awarded to the next of kin of a 45-year-old man who was killed when Air India Express Flight 812 from Dubai crashed on landing in Mangaluru on May 22,..
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Special flight brings 178 Indians from Dubai

A batch of 178 people from Punjab stranded in Dubai due to the COVID-19 outbreak were brought back on a special flight here under the Vande Bharat Mission, officials said on Thursday.​
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Porsches, popcorn and social distancing at Dubai drive-in cinema

Movie-goers in Dubai frustrated by the closure of cinemas during the coronavirus pandemic will soon be able to watch films from the comfort of their own car at a new drive-in cinema created on the roof..
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Dubai reopens parks, hotel beaches in further easing of curbs

The United Arab Emirates business and tourism hub Dubai has allowed public parks to reopen and hotel guests to access private beaches, state media said, as the emirate gradually lifts restrictions..
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Dubai turns world's tallest building into coronavirus charity box

The world's tallest building, Dubai's 828-metre Burj Khalifa, has become a glowing charity donation box, raising money for food for United Arab Emirates residents suffering the economic impact of the..
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7 special flights to reach India on Day 5 of 'Vande Bharat Mission'

The special flights include London to Delhi to Bengaluru, San Francisco to Mumbai to Hyderabad, Dhaka to Mumbai, Dubai to Kochi, Abu Dhabi to Hyderabad, Kaula Lampur to Chennai and Bahrain to..
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'Vande Bharat': First evacuation flight from London lands in Mumbai; 1,373 Indians return home from worldwide

In total, around 1,373 Indians returned to their native places from foreign countries on May 10 as eight 'Vande Bharat' flights from Dubai, Kuwait, Muscat, Sharjah, Kuala Lumpur, and Dhaka landed in..
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Social distancing signs around the world show the new normal

They range from simple spray-painted circles on the ground in a Mogadishu market to bright and breezy floor stickers in a Dubai mall, which blow a kiss and urge: "Hey there beautiful, don't forget to..
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Dubai developer Nakheel slashes salaries due to coronavirus crisis

Dubai property developer Nakheel has slashed salaries by as much as 50% as it tries to weather the coronavirus crisis, according to an internal email seen by Reuters, and its chief executive resigned..
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Following Dubai, more UAE malls, restaurants reopen

Malls in the United Arab Emirates' capital Abu Dhabi began reopening to a restricted number of customers this weekend as the UAE eases lockdown measures imposed more than a month ago to combat the..
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Coronavirus: Over 32,000 Indians in UAE register to return home

More than 32,000 Indians in the UAE, who wish to return home amidst the coronavirus lockdown, have registered with the Indian missions here on day one of the opening of the online registration process...
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‘Dubai business plunges 14 floors to death’


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Dubai lifts lockdown on two densely populated commercial districts

The emirate of Dubai said on Sunday it has lifted its full lockdown on two commercial districts which have a large population of low-income migrant workers, after the United Arab Emirates eased..
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Dubai opens restaurants and cafes, resumes public transportation

Dubai on Thursday allowed cafes and restaurants to resume business, and shopping malls to be opened partially from 12 p.m until 10 p.m, but with a maximum capacity of 30%, Dubai's media office..
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UAE, Pakistan working on more repatriation flights for Pakistanis

The United Arab Emirates and Pakistan are working to add more flights to repatriate Pakistani citizens from the Gulf Arab state, a Dubai government source said on Wednesday.
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Dubai extends 24-hour coronavirus curfew by a week

Dubai, the United Arab Emirate's business hub, has extended a 24-hours-a-day curfew imposed as part of a sterilisation drive to control the spread of the coronavirus by a week, the government said in a..
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Oman isolates textile market over coronavirus, Dubai curbs movement permits

Oman locked down a textile market in a town popular with tourists over coronavirus fears and Dubai emirate restricted curfew movement permits on Thursday as the number of reported infections in the..
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Dubai imposes two-week lockdown as Gulf states step up coronavirus fight

Dubai imposed a two-week lockdown Saturday night and Saudi Arabia sealed off parts of the Red Sea city of Jeddah as Gulf states tightened measures in big cities to contain the spread of the..
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Dubai to support Emirates airline, halts tourist market to fight coronavirus

Dubai said on Tuesday it would help its state-run Emirates airline mitigate the financial blow from the coronavirus outbreak as authorities enforced a full lockdown on a district famous for gold and..
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UAE imposes first lockdown on historic district to slow coronavirus

Dubai enforced the UAE's first full lockdown on a district housing the emirate's famous gold and spice markets on Tuesday, to disinfect the normally bustling tourist and trade area as part of efforts..
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Coronavirus: How Dubai, Saudi returnees slipped under radar, leading to spike in cases

Many of those who returned from Gulf countries to India in February and early March were neither screened at airports nor advised to quarantine themselves. The focus then was on passengers from China,..
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'Unusual' trend: Chandigarh man shows symptoms on 15th day, tests corona-positive

In an "unusual" trend on coronavirus affliction, a 22-year-old Dubai-returned Chandigarh resident developed symptoms for coronavirus infection and tested positive for it a day after the expiry of the..
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Saudi reports first coronavirus death, UAE gears up for lockdown

Saudi Arabia on Tuesday reported its first death from the coronavirus, a 51-year-old Afghani resident, while the United Arab Emirates' main airports in Dubai and Abu Dhabi said they would temporarily..
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States crack whip to check quarantine breach, book 9

In Mumbai, 15 men from Punjab who fled the quarantine facility after landing in the city from Dubai were tracked and taken back on Sunday.
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15 Dubai passengers given 'home quarantine' stamp in Mumbai flee from airport, traced


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Coronavirus Pandemic: Dubai-returned man quarantined by Mumbai cops, BMC issues amended order for social distancing

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Coronavirus: 12 passengers who undertook train journeys tested positive, 2 with quarantine stamp on Rajdhani deboarded

While four of them with a travel history to Dubai were travelling on Godan Express from Mumbai to Jabalpur on March 16, eight passengers travelled on AP Sampark Kranti Express from Delhi to Ramagundam..
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India's third coronavirus death reported from Mumbai

According to officials, the man had returned from Dubai and was being treated at the hospital.
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G-40 from Dubai makes up nearly 40% of Maharashtra’s Covid-19 cases

One more person from the Dubai group of 40 travellers has tested positive for coronavirus after initially testing negative. With this, the group alone has contributed to nearly 40% of Maharashtra’s..
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Coronavirus fears shut bars, borders; WHO urges world to ‘test, test, test’

Bars, restaurants, cinemas and schools were shutting down from New York and Los Angeles to Paris and Dubai in a worldwide effort to combat the coronavirus pandemic, as financial markets tumbled despite..
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'It's OK to feel scared': Coronavirus testing must ramp up globally

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'It's okay to feel scared': Coronavirus brings countries close to standstill

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Dubai closes bars, lounges due to coronavirus outbreak: government circular

Dubai is closing all bars and lounges in the emirate with immediate effect until the end of March due to the coronavirus outbreak, according to a government circular issued on Monday.
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Infected Brit, 17 others leave Munnar resort, stopped at Kochi airport

A British national who had tested positive for Covid-19 was among a group of 18, all from the UK, that was stopped from boarding an Emirates flight to Dubai at Kochi airport on Sunday morning following..
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Rajasthan turns into ‘learning ground’ as 7 Covid-19 patients declared ‘cured’

In a heartening piece of news that could lift the coronavirus gloom, seven Covid-19 patients — an Italian couple and a Dubai-returned person in Rajasthan and four members of an Agra shoe exporter’s..
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Gulf states extend coronavirus precautions to bourses, shipping, arcades

Gulf Arab states expanded measures to contain the spread of coronavirus on Sunday with Oman banning open ship-to-ship transfers with Iranian vessels, Abu Dhabi's bourse closing trading halls and Dubai..
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